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Scott W. Ruggiero




Executive summary


Scott Ruggiero is an Audit Services partner and a member of Grant Thornton’s National Professional Standards Group. He provides services to Grant Thornton professionals and audit clients on accounting and SEC financial reporting matters, including planning considerations for M&A transactions and initial public offerings. In addition, Ruggiero oversees the reviews of all Grant Thornton International Ltd member firm clients’ filings with the SEC.

A Virginia CPA, he began his career in the audit practice of another large accounting firm and then worked for the SEC as a staff accountant in the division of corporation finance. He has experience auditing clients varying in size from Fortune 500 to small startups, across a number of industries, including retail, manufacturing, energy, telecommunications, software and media.



Professional qualifications and memberships

  • CPA — Virginia, District of Columbia
  • Center for Audit Quality, SEC Regulations Committee; International Practice Task Force



  • BBA, Accounting, The College of William and Mary

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